Show Notes for Episode 266, “Nazis and Nightcaps”


John Steinbeck’s letter to 20th Century Fox

“My Favourite Hitchcock: Lifeboat” by Norman Walton, The Guardian

“DIAL M FOR MURDER: Hitchcock frets not at his narrow room” by Kristin Thompson and David Bordwell, David Bordwell’s website on cinema

“Style in film: Grace Kelly in ‘Dial M for Murder’,” Classiq

Definitive List of Hitchcock McGuffins

Wanna Cook? The Complete, Unofficial Companion to Breaking Bad

Ensley’s Twitter and blog

Hitchcock/Truffaut by François Truffaut and Helen G. Scott

Hitchcock and Philosophy: Dial M for Metaphysics, edited by David Baggett and William A. Drumin


  1. “Come Sail Away” by Styx, The Grand Illusion (1977)
  2. “Telephone Line” by Electric Light Orchestra, A New World Record (1976)